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Shovel–ready Nature–based Solutions in the UK Overseas Territories

Wednesday 16th September
Online
See website for details

The future for agricultural land use – productivity, environmental sustainability, and innovation

Thursday 17th September
Online
See website for details

Embedding the natural capital approach in planning and development

Thursday 17th September
Online
See website for details

Culture Night 2020 – Discover The Irish Architectural Archive

Friday 18th September
Online
Free

Financing place–based climate action – how to deliver a green and just recovery from COVID–19?

Friday 18th September
Online
See website for details

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RSPB Woodlands for Climate and Nature

Tuesday 22nd September
Online
See website for details

Next steps for reducing food waste and plastic packaging – innovation and latest initiatives, responsibility and accountability, and priorities for policy

Tuesday 22nd September
Online
See website for details

Marine Energy in Northern Ireland: Opportunities and Challenges

Wednesday 23rd September
Online
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Healthy People on a Healthy Planet

Thursday 24th September
Online
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How to live sustainably – one object at a time with Dr Tara Shine

Wednesday 30th September
Online
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Local climate praxis: bridging the gap between theory and practice on local

Wednesday 30th September
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Managing Plastic Waste Digital Conference

Thursday 11 February 2021 - 11/02/21

Online

The Environment Bill will introduce new powers to tackle plastic waste, through taxation, extended producer responsibility schemes, the introduction of deposit return schemes and more consistent recycling services.

Westminster Insight’s Managing Plastic Waste Digital Conference will explore the implications of the Environment Bill, the role of the new independent Office for Environmental Protection and equip delegates with the guidance to develop and implement strategies for reducing polluting plastic waste.

Confirmed Speakers:

Stuart Foster, Chief Executive Officer, RECOUP

Julia Martin, Lead Account Manager for Plastics, WRAP

Paul Davidson, Challenge Director, Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging Challenge, Innovate UK

Stuart Lendrum, Head of Packaging, Quality and Food Safety, Iceland Foods Ltd

Lee Marshall, CEO, Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee (LARAC)

Margaret Bates, Executive Director, The On Pack Recycling Label (OPRL)

Adam Read, External Affairs Director, Suez and Senior Vice President, Chartered Institute for Waste Management (CIWM)

Charles Holmes, Senior Policy Officer, Scottish Government

Sarah Clayton, Head of Citizen Behaviour Change, WRAP

Andrew Schein, Lead Researcher Energy and Sustainability Team, The Behavioural Insights Team

Anna Larsson, Director, Circular Economy, Reloop

Rebecca Burgess, CEO, City to Sea

 

Key points:

Implications of the Environment Bill and Government priorities to reduce plastic waste

Exploring the scrutiny and enforcement role of the new independent Office for Environmental Protection

New extended producer responsibility schemes and how leading businesses are responding to the changing regulatory agenda

The effect of COVID–19 on the demand for and use of plastics and what to do with PPEs?

Developing a more consistent recycling service for households and businesses, improving recycling rates and enhancing local authority waste collection services

Innovative solutions for increasing packaging recyclability, reducing plastic usage and eliminating single–use plastics throughout the supply chain

Consumer insights and behaviour change to influence purchasing behaviour and to improve public re–use and recycling rates

 

View the agenda ––> <https://insight-conference.com/event/3570/YBAJZO-1707063>

Book your place ––> <https://insight-conference.com/booking/3570/YBAJZO-1707063>

This event will be broadcasted live from our London Studio. Find out more about our Live Broadcasts: <https://player.vimeo.com/video/457697163?autoplay=1>

Promotional Codes

YBAJZO–1707063 for 20% off for 1 delegate

YBAJEO–1707063 for 30% off for 2+ delegates

Codes will expire at 9pm, Tuesday 20th October 2020.

Pay online and receive a further 10% off.

Cost   More Details £200 – £260 + VAT
Time   More Details 09:00
Contact   More Details
0845 647 9000
info@westminsterinsight.com
https://insight-conference.com/booking/3570/YBAJZO-1707063